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National Security Affairs Dual Admission Program

Dual Admission – National Security Affairs and International Relations

Bachelor's Degree and Master of Science National Security Affairs and International Relations Degree

The M.S. in National Security Affairs (NSA) and International Affairs prepares students with theoretical, research, and applied skills in the emerging academic field of national security affairs.  Students in this program will build a core understanding of critical issues informing the field of national security today, including the assessment and analysis of the threat of terrorism in the US and beyond and the analysis of intelligence collection.  National security affairs is one of the fastest growing professions with positions open in the public sector in the federal, state and local governments and in the private sector.  This program is designed for professionals in the field seeking career advancement, those who aspire to enter the field, individuals in related professions, and those retired from the military and government seeking consulting and other positions.

Dual admission majors are available for qualified freshmen and transfer students interested in these growing fields.  Student must complete the baccalaureate degree and all prerequisite coursework before entering the National Security Affairs and International Relations program. 

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OVERVIEW OF REQUIREMENTS
Degrees:  Bachelor's Degree (Any Major)
Master of Science National Security Affairs
Years to Complete 4+18 months
Preadmission Interview Yes (Shark Preview Weekend)
Deadline

Winter: November 1

Fall: February 1

Undergraduate Admission Requirements
High School: GPA 3.0 weighted
Freshman: ACT/SAT 22 composite ACT or 1080 total SAT
Transfer: College GPA 3.0
NSU UNDERGRADUATE REQUIREMENTS TO ENTER PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM
Major / Course Reqs. Any bachelor's degree, prescribed program prerequisites will be communicated upon admission.
Cumulative GPA 3.0
Minimum Credits 50 credits at NSU, 20 upper division
Degree Required Yes
Graduate Application Yes

Final determination of admission into the professional program is at the discretion of the receiving college.

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